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Re: [Qemu-devel] [RFC PATCH 0/8] quorum: Implement .bdrv_co_preadv/pwrit
Re: [Qemu-devel] [RFC PATCH 0/8] quorum: Implement .bdrv_co_preadv/pwritev()
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:51:01 +0100
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On Fri 11 Nov 2016 11:22:26 AM CET, Kevin Wolf wrote:
>> Honestly I don't see the point. It seems easier, more practical and
>> more effective to convert bdrv_aio_* to byte ranges, especially since
>> QED would be basically a rewrite.
> Well, it's an RFC for a reason, I want people to give their opinions
> before consistently following through with this. But I do think that
> we pointlessly offer too many different interfaces to do the same
> thing in the block layer.
I cannot speak much about the AIO/coroutine interfaces (why do we have
both? is the latter supposed to supersede the former? I'd appreciate
some background here) but I did find the code easier to follow after
these patches, so from that point of view the series looks good to me.
Re: [Qemu-devel] [RFC PATCH 0/8] quorum: Implement .bdrv_co_preadv/pwritev(), no-reply, 2016/11/12